Arizona State a unanimous favorite for Cliff Omoruyi

 Posted by at 9:07 PM on March 5, 2020  Comments Off on Arizona State a unanimous favorite for Cliff Omoruyi
Mar 052020
 

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On Tuesday night, four-star center Cliff Omoruyi cut his recruiting list to three schools — Arizona State, Auburn and Rutgers — trimming longtime finalists Kentucky and UConn from consideration.

Since then, Arizona State has emerged as the clear favorite to land Omoruyi’s commitment, according to recruiting analysts and experts. The Sun Devils already had the majority of predictions in Omoruyi’s recruitment before Tuesday’s announcement, but they now have all 17 picks across his 247Sports Crystal Ball page and Rivals.com Future Cast page, including predictions in their favor from national experts Eric Bossi, Corey Evans, Andrew Slater, Jerry Meyer and Brian Snow.

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New Crystal Ball prediction for Cliff Omoruyi

 Posted by at 1:23 PM on February 25, 2020  Comments Off on New Crystal Ball prediction for Cliff Omoruyi
Feb 252020
 

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National recruiting expert Andrew Slater logged a Crystal Ball prediction Tuesday for Cliff Omoruyi, and he’s favoring Arizona State to land the highly touted center.

Omoruyi — a 6-foot-11 prospect at Roselle Catholic (N.J.) — has narrowed his choices to Arizona State, Auburn, Kentucky, Rutgers and UConn, and he took his official visit to Tempe last week. Other national recruiting analysts — such as Rivals.com’s Eric Bossi and Corey Evans, and 247Sports inside Brian Snow — had previously logged predictions in favor of Arizona State.

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Cliff Omoruyi set for next official recruiting visit

 Posted by at 10:25 AM on February 17, 2020  Comments Off on Cliff Omoruyi set for next official recruiting visit
Feb 172020
 

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Major Kentucky basketball target Cliff Omoruyi will head to Arizona State on Tuesday for the next official visit in his recruitment.

Omoruyi — a 6-foot-11 post prospect from Nigeria — has previously visited Auburn, and he’s repeatedly said that he plans to take his other three official visits (to Kentucky, Rutgers and UConn) before making a final college decision. His hope is to get to games at those schools before the regular season ends.

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UK basketball target Cliff Omoruyi cuts his list

 Posted by at 2:46 PM on November 26, 2019  Comments Off on UK basketball target Cliff Omoruyi cuts his list
Nov 262019
 

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Four-star center Cliff Omoruyi trimmed his list from 13 schools to eight possibilities Tuesday.

Omoruyi — a 6-foot-11 prospect from Nigeria — is now considering Kentucky, Arizona State, Auburn, Memphis, Miami, NC State, Rutgers and UConn. The five schools that were on his previous list but have now been cut are Louisville, Maryland, Pittsburgh, St. John’s and Temple.

Kentucky extended a scholarship offer to Omoruyi earlier this year. He attends the same New Jersey high school that produced Kahlil Whitney and Isaiah Briscoe. He is not expected to make a college decision until the spring.

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Another basketball recruit in 2020 class gets UK offer

 Posted by at 3:40 PM on April 12, 2019  Comments Off on Another basketball recruit in 2020 class gets UK offer
Apr 122019
 

UK has extended a scholarship offer to four-star center Clifford Omoruyi, according to Rivals.com basketball recruiting analyst Corey Evans.

Omoruyi — a 6-foot-11, 240-pound prospect from Nigeria — was a junior this past season at Roselle Catholic (N.J.), making him a high school teammate of UK commitment Kahlil Whitney, one of the top recruits in the 2019 class. John Calipari was at the school Friday for a basketball camp.

Rivals.com ranks Omoruyi as the No. 56 overall prospect in the 2020 class. Syracuse, Florida, Virginia and UConn are among the schools that have already extended offers to Omoruyi, who will be among the top frontcourt players to watch this summer.

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